Metric Conversion Table

Metric Conversion Table

Simple Conversion Chart

The above shows which way to move your decimal point and add the correct prefix for volts, ohm, watts, amps, farads, and henries.  For example, the number 1500.00 can be converted to 1.5k by simply moving the decimal to the left 3 spaces and adding the letter k for kilo that equals 1000 resulting with 1.5k  equal to 1.5 x 1000 = 1500.  The above symbols are the most used abbreviations in Electronics Technology and are now being seen on all products for measurements from length to weight to fluid ounce conversion.